Join us October 12–13 for a Reunion Weekend celebrating the Class of 1968.
Friday, October 12
- Lunchtime Lecture with Dr. Jeremi Suri
- Professor, LBJ School of Public Affairs, College of Liberal Arts
- “Fifty Years Since 1968: Are We Re-Living the Past?”
- Dr. Suri will discuss the history of the late 1960s/early 1970s, including Civil Rights, the Vietnam War, Watergate and the Oil Crisis. He will analyze the legacies from that period for our current challenges and opportunities. Learn more about Dr. Suri below.
- Campus highlights tour
- Cocktail reception
Saturday, October 13
- Private tailgate at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center
- Group seating at UT vs. Baylor Football Game. Tickets are available for purchase at a discount. Visit TexasSports.com/promos or by calling 512-471-3333 and mentioning code EXES68.
Click "Register Now" to receive our FLASH SALE discount and get $20 off member registration or $10 off non-member registration! (Be sure to select "Flash Sale Discount - Non Members" or "Flash Sale Discount - Texas Exes Members" in the checkout.) Sale ends at midnight on October 3, 2018.
Full Reunion Registration (Member)
- $110/person — Early Bird Pricing. Includes Friday–Saturday food and activities.
- $160/person — Regular Pricing Includes Friday–Saturday food and activities.
Full Reunion Registration (Non-Member)
- $145/person — Early Bird Pricing. Includes Friday - Saturday food and activities.
- $195/person — Regular Pricing. Includes Friday-Saturday food and activities.
Tour (Includes Cocktail Reception) and Tailgate (Member)
- $90/person — Includes campus tour and cocktail reception on Friday evening.
Tour (Includes Cocktail Reception) and Tailgate (Non-Member)
- $110/person — Includes campus tour and cocktail reception on Friday evening.
Private Tailgate (Member)
- $45/person — Includes snacks and drink tickets.
Private Tailgate (Non-Member)
- $55/person — Includes snacks and drink tickets.
*Print deadline for the program is Wednesday, September 26. Event registration will continue until October 12, but attendee information will not be included in the program.
About Dr. Jeremi Suri, Lunchtime Lecture Professor
Professor Jeremi Suri holds the Mack Brown Distinguished Chair for Leadership in Global Affairs at UT-Austin, where he is a professor in the Department of History and the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs. Professor Suri is a renowned expert on leadership, politics, foreign policy, and social change. He is the author and editor of nine books, most recently: The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America’s Highest Office. Professor Suri also writes frequently for major newspapers and magazines, including: The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Atlantic, Wired, and others. Professor Suri is a popular public lecturer, and he appears often on television and radio news shows. He has received numerous awards for his research and teaching, including most recently: the 2018 President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award from the University of Texas, and the 2018 Pro Bene Meritis Award for Contributions to the Liberal Arts — the highest honor bestowed by the College of Liberal Arts at UT. Professor Suri was born in New York City; he received his B.A. from Stanford University and his Ph.D. from Yale University. He is married to Dr. Alison Alter, who is an elected member of the Austin City Council. They have two teen-age children who keep their parents up-to-date on the terrific food and music scene in Austin.
Hotel & Parking Information
There are several hotels located near campus:
- AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center Hotel
- Doubletree University Area
- Hampton Inn & Suites
Parking is provided on Friday at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center. Due to gameday, we cannot provide parking on Saturday. For gameday parking, please click here.
What to Wear
Casual—sports shirts for men and casual dresses or slacks for women. Tours and college visits involve walking, so please wear comfortable shoes.
If you have any questions, please contact Courtney Eads at Courtney.Eads@texasexes.org or (512) 840-5629.